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COMMUNITY NEWS AND EVENTS

Bunnings Wellington Central in Tory St is launching our garden nursery extension over Labour Weekend. Come along to enjoy the free fun from 10am - 2pm on Saturday 26 October. We'll have face painting, bouncy castle, kids DIY, potting station, popcorn and candy floss and live music. And on Sunday 27 October from 11am - 1pm we'll have kids DIY and a potting station.




MOGMUSIC Private tuition available in

PIANO, RECORDER, GUITAR & UKULELE

Places available now. All lessons held at MOGMUSIC studio in Brooklyn.

Please phone MOGGIE GRAYSON 3848-213 to book in. $20 will be donated to the school for each new enrolment.

GROUP TUITION ukulele class for children Sunday mornings 9 a.m.

ukulele class for adults Sunday mornings 10 a.m.


Wellington Harrier Children's Athletic Club
The Wellington Harriers children's athletics programme resumes on Saturday 12th October 2019.

Our club days are held at the Newtown Park athletic track on Saturdays mornings from 11.30am - 1 pm

Activities on club days will cover a range of traditional events such as long jump, high jump, shot put, discus, sprints, hurdles, middle distance, and race walking. Alongside this, we will also be doing a run jump throw program which teaches children athletic skills through fun athletic games.
We also offer a "Get Set, Go" program for ages 4 - 6 years. This is made up of fun games based around running, jumping and throwing activities. (Please note for children aged 4- 6 the programme is for 1 hour).

To sign up please click on the link below or for more information please contact:

Julie Richards
mobile: 0212959026





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Geckos Hockey Club invites you to play

Summer Fun Hockey

for yr 1, 2, 3

Come and play free summer hockey games with us!

Have fun and make some new friends!

Starts 18 October 2019

When?

Every Friday afternoon during term 4 from 4-5pm

Where?

8 Tanera Crescent, Tanera Park in Brooklyn, artificial bowling turf

Start?

18 October 2019 (Events might be cancelled on short notice due to weather)

Who?

All yr 1-3 players are welcome to play. We also welcome beginners.

What?

Training and lots of games

What to bring?

Shin pads and a friend. That is all. We provide sticks and balls.

Cost?

This is absolutely free for all kids

Register?

No. Just come along on Fridays.

Questions?

Alex Ehlert info@playhockeynz.com or 021 050 53 65 for further questions


MOGMUSIC Private tuition available in

PIANO, RECORDER, GUITAR & UKULELE

Places available now. All lessons held at MOGMUSIC studio in Brooklyn.

Please phone MOGGIE GRAYSON 3848-213 to book in. $20 will be donated to the school for each new enrolment.

GROUP TUITION ukulele class for children Sunday mornings 9 a.m.

ukulele class for adults Sunday mornings 10 a.m.


Beginner Piano Lessons

Dynamite Music are offering beginner piano lessons on Tuesday afternoons in the Vogelmorn Bowling Club.
Lessons are $14/week with a discount for families with a community services card.
For more information and to sign up for a free trial lesson please visit the link below:


Guiding is a place where girls can be girls and in a safe and positive environment they can:

  • Learn new life skills
  • Build their confidence
  • Contribute to their communities
  • Form friendships
  • And so on

Our non-competitive learning environment is open-minded and values based. It's a supportive place to grow

confident, adventurous girls who are ready to be tomorrow's leaders.






Wellington Harriers offers cross country training for primary school children.

Our club days are on Saturday afternoons. We meet at our Wellington Harrier club rooms on Mount Victoria at 2 pm for club runs.

We also have midweek training sessions and can assist with training for children competing in the primary schools cross country competitions. We can also provide fitness training for those competing in other sports.

If you would like more information please contact Julie Richards: juliemaerdy@yahoo.co.uk
0212959026








After-school Junior Chess

Wednesdays 3.30-5pm @ St Bernard's School, Taft St, Brooklyn

All abilities welcome, Ages 8-12.

Try your first session free - $75 per term

First session Wed 11 Feb.

Run by Mark Van Der Hoorn, a Wellington chess champion who runs school groups across the City and the Ridgway chess groups.

To enrol or enquire, please contact Ivan - ivancmoss@gmail.com or 021 417 025



Guitar, Ukulele, Bass Guitar, and Singing lessons are available with
music tutor Andrew McPartlin.
The lessons are held at school starting on Thursday the 14th of February
and the cost is $11 per session.
Contact andymcpmusic@outlook.com or 0210323659 for bookings or more
information.











BROOKLYN PIPPINS

We are currently looking for new girls to join our group. Pippins is a part of the Girl Guide movement and is for girls aged 5 to 7 years old. We meet on a Monday night from 6pm to 7pm at the Reformed Church on Harrison Road Brooklyn. Each night is something different and includes a wide range of activities, learning points, skills and collecting of badges. If your interested or would like to know more contact Madi on 0276622104 or at madiline1@hotmail.com.
GirlGuiding New Zealand enables girls and young women to develop their full potential and make a difference in the world.


Join the challenge to have fun….at Pippins, Brownies or Guides

Being a member of GirlGuiding NZ is a very popular choice for 5 -19 year old girls and it is great to be able to offer the opportunity to more girls to join our units in Brooklyn on a Monday night in school terms.

Guiding is about learning, developing self-confidence, making new friends and, of course, having lots of fun.

If you have a daughter who likes to have fun then contact Kathryn on ph: 8025049 or email brooklyn.brownies@gmail.com or visit www.girlguidingnz.org.nz





Encouraging young people to make their own decisions and to explore the world around them, since July 1909

Try something new. Boys and Girls from 5 ½ years old up to 18 years are welcome. First month free, come and have a look, 24 Harrison Street
Brooklyn
Wellington 6021
www.brooklynscouts.org.nz




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